MALIBU COTTAGE IN AN OLIVE GROVE

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
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MALIBU COTTAGE IN AN OLIVE GROVE

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Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)

Just 35 minutes from Santa Monica is a place of wild beauty and serenity. The cottage in the olive grove sits among a new grove of olives and looks out over the beautiful blue Pacific. The cottage is entirely separate from the main building and is completely private.

Trails run from the house up into the Santa Monica Mountains, all the way to the Backbone Trail -- the spine of the west for hikers, runners, and riders. Surfing, swimming and kayaking are all to be found at Zuma Beach which is minutes away. Local vineyards offer tastings, and the produce from local farms is available on a seasonal basis, shopping and restaurants and movies theaters can be found 10 minutes away.

If you just want to relax, curl up with a book in the "nest" chair on the screened verandah and laze away the afternoon looking at the ocean and the hills. Or take a shower in the garden among the roses, or nap on the hammock under the trees.

As our guests you have access to the 2 miles of trails on our 19 acre property at any time. There are spectacular views and in spring the local wildflowers change the chaparral into a garden. Wild deer and rabbits come to the meadow below us and the hummingbirds hover when you take a shower in the garden.

The sunsets are a photographer's dream whether you view them from our lawn or down on the beach. The cottage in the olive grove offers you a simple but comfortable escape from the noise of the world and a unique view of Malibu.

Keywords: Cottage, romantic getaway, cabin, honeymoon cottage

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
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My husband and I are trail runners and garden enthusiasts. We have lived together in the Santa Monica Mountains for 25 years and are still discovering the magic of this stunning mountain range on a daily basis. We love sharing our corner of the coast with people and showing them the best that the beaches and the hills have to offer. Locals from mountain bikers, to runners to horseback riders to deer and others stop at the water fountain by our gate on the way up and down the trails. We planted over 200 olive trees five years ago and are now watching them fruit. Our lives are busy and fulfilled and we feel privileged to live in such a beautiful place.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 1997

We always dreamed of having a house on a hill overlooking the ocean and were lucky enough to be able to buy at the right time. Malibu has a growing allure as a vacation destination and we realized that other people would have the same dream that we did.

Serenity, peace, quiet, privacy -- and all within 10 minutes of the beach, shopping, marketing and Malibu's relaxed lifestyle. Watching the sunset from the daybed on the screened verandah, taking a long, lovely shower in the garden after a trail run down the mountain at our backs, eating a caprese salad made from the fresh tomatoes and lettuce at the Zuma farms. A day at the cottage is like a week anywhere else -- we emerge, relaxed, refreshed and restored to the world.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights
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5
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Malibu Cottage in an Olive Grove
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
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Malibu Cottage in an Olive Grove
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p270164vb
Malibu Los Angeles County
5

paradise

  • 5 of 5
We spent an idyllic few days in this gorgeous cottage. The views are spectacular. WE loved the open air shower, the open air fire and the bbq......definitely hoping to return soon.
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Malibu Cottage in an Olive Grove
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p270164vb
Malibu Los Angeles County
5

Spectacular

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I travel a lot and often stay in 5 Star hotels with names like Ritz, Four Seasons and Fairmont. In it's own way Jill and Sparky's Olive Grove Cottage is every bit as good as the very best. Enjoy the hot tub, the outdoor showers, the outdoor fireplace and the hiking/running trails all through the Malibu hills. The beds are very comfortable, the cottage is very clean and you can see forever across the beautiful Pacific! Our most important recommendation is don't plan too much. Enjoy the property. If you must leave, beautiful beaches, wineries and of course all the amenities of Malibu are right down the hill. But take our advice and stay in, the kitchen is very well appointed and the outdoor eating area sits literally on top of the world. Breathe deep and relax.
  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Malibu Cottage in an Olive Grove
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p270164vb
Malibu Los Angeles County
5

Stayed in Heaven for a few days...

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I were fortunate enough to stay at the Olive Grove Cottage for a few days while visiting California and can honestly say it was a little slice of Heaven. Far more beautiful than the pictures in the listing-and they looked good-the cottage has everything anyone will need for the perfect getaway-privacy, hot tub, outdoor showers(2), lovely yard, outdoor fireplace, wonderful kitchen, divine sleeping porch, deck and views that will make you cry they are so gorgeous! Oh, and I can't forget how friendly and helpful the owners Jill and Sparky are-we also loved their menagerie of dogs and horses! We plan to return this summer with the kids and spend long, lazy beach days at spectacular Zuma beach which is only minutes away. I will spend the winter dreaming of Malibu and the Olive Grove cottage...Thank you Jill and Sparky for opening up your beautiful property to us!
  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Malibu Cottage in an Olive Grove
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Malibu Los Angeles County
Tustin, California
5

Our 2nd Getaway to this lovely cottage!

  • 5 of 5
We first came to the Olive Grove Cottage last summer and we had to go back again!!! It is so romantic, so private and relaxing and the view is incredible. The lovely couple that own it are so sweet and go above and beyond to make your stay as wonderful as possible. I highly recommend this getaway to anyone wanting a serene, gorgeous, comfortable and amazing getaway! We did not want to leave and cannot wait to go back!!!
  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Malibu Cottage in an Olive Grove
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p270164vb
Malibu Los Angeles County
Georgia
5

Georgia couple

  • 5 of 5
Coming from a quiet farm in rural Georgia to a "Hollywood" wedding, we worried how overwhelmed and uncomfortable we might be in this area. Oh my! We could not have been more comfortable and content! We loved this place, more than any other place we visited in Malibu. We even entertained the people we were visiting, THERE, and they couldn't believe we found such a beautiful and comfortable place for so great a price. We will be back! Lovely, lovely, lovely!
  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Malibu Cottage in an Olive Grove
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Malibu Los Angeles County
Chula Vista CA
5

Most relaxing three nights, ever!

  • 5 of 5
We have stayed in many cottages, villas and other vacation rentals, over the years. My husband and I both had the most relaxing stay at the Olive Grove Cottage. The daybeds are so perfect for reading, or surfing the net, or just drinking our coffee, while taking in the awesome views. Even in December, the outdoor showers were incredible. I love an outdoor shower! The cottage is close enough to wineries and some great roads through the canyons. We even saw Jay Leno driving one of his steam engine cars, on one of our road trips! That was a sight to see! I am getting the itch to spend another long weekend here.
Jillian is also a pleasant owner, with all the answers we needed, to really make the best of a short trip.
  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway

Map

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Nearest Point of Interest
ZUMA BEACH
Nearest Point of Interest
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS TRAILS
Nearest Point of Interest
LOCAL SUPERMARKET AND POST OFFICE
Nearest Point of Interest
SUPERMARKET & COFFEE

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Malibu Cottage Rental Rates

Notes

  • From $200/nt - $350/wknd - $1400/wk
  • US Dollars
  • Fall: Oct-Nov .. $225/night .. $400/weekend (getaway) .. $1550/week
  • Winter: Dec-Jan .. $200/night .. $350/weekend (getaway) .. $1400/week
  • Spring: Feb-Mar .. $225/night .. $400/weekend (getaway) .. $1500/week
  • Summer: Apr-Sep .. $300/night .. .. $2000/week

Amenities

Amenities

Malibu Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) 2 delightful day-beds are available in summer on the screened verandah.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • museums
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • wildlife viewing
  • shopping
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • surfing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • kayaking

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